Here in the United States of America we celebrate our independence from mother England today. Our forefathers declared that the thirteen original colonies were no longer under English jurisdiction and the motion passed unanimously.
This meant that the colonies were in open revolt against England. The leaders knew that they would either win or die. As Benjamin Franklin is reported to say, “Gentleman, we must all hang together or else we will all hang together.” (or something like that.
Believers in Jesus Christ celebrate our independence every Sunday (traditionally anyway). Our Lord Jesus fought this war for us…..
And He won….
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